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Football: Three takeaways from Northwestern’s 43-40 victory over No. 18 Notre Dame

Joseph Diebold, Assistant Gameday Editor

November 16, 2014

Filed under Football, Gameday, Sports

Gameday 1. It’s OK to overreact a little... I mean, what a game. Not only was Northwestern good again, Northwestern was fun again. Even the Wildcats’ more competitive losses this season were marked by a dull monotony: a cavalca...

Football: Three takeaways from Northwestern’s 38-17 loss to Nebraska

Joseph Diebold, Assistant Gameday Editor

October 20, 2014

Filed under Football, Sports

Gameday 1. Nebraska is better than Northwestern Sometimes, this complicated game is just that simple. Northwestern did well to hang with the No. 19 Cornhuskers for a half under the lights Saturday. Trevor Siemian looked sharp, the...

Football: Three takeaways from Northern Illinois’ 23-15 victory over Northwestern

Joseph Diebold, Assistant Gameday Editor

September 7, 2014

Filed under Football, Sports

1. Northwestern’s strengths aren’t good enough to mask its weaknesses The story of Saturday’s 23-15 loss to Northern Illinois was one step forward, two steps back for Northwestern. For every time NU’s defense stood ta...

Halftime Reaction: Northwestern 0, NIU 0

Bobby Pillote, Assistant Sports Editor

September 6, 2014

Filed under Football, Latest Stories, Sports

The bad news The score tells you everything you need to know about this game: it’s been ugly. Northwestern’s passing game has been especially hard to watch, marred by the same inaccurate throws and dropped balls that doome...

Football: Slow start dooms Northwestern in season-opening loss

Bobby Pillote, Reporter

August 30, 2014

Filed under Football, Latest Stories, Sports

The Cardiac Cats are back. Confirming multiple stereotypes about its athletic programs at the same time, Northwestern (0-1) lost its season opener 31-24 to Cal (1-0) on Saturday at Ryan Field in simultaneously embarrassing...

Predicting Northwestern’s season

Daily Sports Staff

August 29, 2014

Filed under Football, Latest Stories, Sports

Football season is finally upon us. Check out our staff’s predictions for Northwestern in 2014.  BOBBY PILLOTE: NU will have a winning record and will make it to a bowl game this season, but don't expect much more from t...